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New York Defeats Philadelphia 119-113 - Recap

The Knicks got a 25-point performance from Arron Afflalo as New York ran past Philadelphia 119-113 on Monday at Madison Square Garden.

Bettors who backed the Knicks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -10.0. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 200.5.

New York got 19 points from Carmelo Anthony and another 16 points from Kristaps Porzingis. Carmelo Anthony contributed 7 assists, while Kristaps Porzingis cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Philadelphia got 20 points from Jahlil Okafor in a losing cause and another 18 points from Nerlens Noel. Ishmael Smith contributed 16 assists for the 76ers, while Nerlens Noel had 13 rebounds.

The Knicks hit the break winning 52-47 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 53 boards, while Philadelphia only had 51

Next game, New York takes its act home to face Utah looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Orlando.